Cloud Explorer for Visual Studio 2015 enables you to view your Azure resources and resource groups, inspect their properties, and perform key developer and diagnostics actions from within Visual Studio. We would greatly appreciate your feedback on Cloud Explorer regarding what you like and what you don't like or feel is missing. Please use the Send Feedback button in Visual Studio to send us feedback.
Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 and
Microsoft Azure SDK for .NET (VS 2015) - 2.7 or above
View your Azure resources by type or resource group
Search for resources by name (in resource type view)
Support for subscriptions and resources that have Role Based Access Control (RBAC) applied as well as those in Cloud Solution Providers (CSP) and DreamSpark programs.
Integrated Actions panel showcases developer and diagnostic actions specific to selected resources
Integrated Properties panel displays properties commonly needed during development
Quick switching of the account to use when enumerating resources (use Settings command on toolbar)
Filtering of subscriptions to use when enumerating resources (use Settings command on toolbar)
Deep links to the Azure Portal for management of resources and resource groups